Front End Web Developer
About our agency
Bespoke is focused on helping people make sense of digital so they can build great businesses, great careers and great lives.
We work as a team to recommend and implement digital strategies, websites and digital marketing to established businesses, often in the service or manufacturing sectors.
One of our philosophies is that we should be face-to-face with clients to really understand them and deliver for them. So we tend to get to know clients deeply and closely.
As a team, we’re excited about being able to play a part in the digital revolution. We feel fortunate to be part of it and we’re hungry to build the best skills and understanding we possibly can.
We treat each other like a family. We each help teammates deliver great work and we bring an attitude where we want to make every day a great day for each other, and for our clients.
We also share our experience more widely through our Digital Accelerator programme and our Amazon #1 Bestselling book, 'Build Your Digital Marketing Strategy'.
About our team
Our team is 15-strong and around half are involved in delivering web projects for our clients, the other half are involved in promoting and optimising to generate leads for clients.
We have a 20-year track record in this area so have well-established methods and processes and we are better than most at delivering projects to a high standard and on time.
Flexible start/finish times
A PA to handle your calls
32 days holiday, increasing to 36 days with service
Regular team outings & away days
Training budget & regular team conference attendances
Work From Home days, the option to buy extra holidays, an Amazon / Netflix / Spotify subscription and more becomes available after 12 months.
Purpose of this role
As the Senior Front End Web Developer at Bespoke, you’ll be responsible for the front-end development on our most important projects, as well as overseeing the front-end code delivered by the rest of the development team.
Your team will look to you for advice on how websites could look better, be built faster and be easy to maintain. They’ll also be grateful to have a colleague who is flexible, skilled, supportive and experienced in planning and building truly great websites.
Clients will look to you for recommendations on how their website could be faster and easier to use. They will be grateful for your attention to detail, and for delivery to spec and on time.
The ideal candidate
“I’m passionate about speed; getting a perfect PageSpeed or Lighthouse score is very satisfying, but most importantly a website should give a great experience for the user”
“I love bringing a designers’ visuals to life, but I really love being able to add more to the user’s experience too. Little touches of motion and interactivity all add beauty to a great online experience.”
“I like a busy and productive day. I like to stay organised and I enjoy being part of a team that is committed to developing skills and working to high standards.”
Your key skills/experience
To be considered for this role, applicants must have:
2+ years commercial experience in developing fast, responsive website front-ends
Experience with Version control systems (Git), Task runners (node/Gulp/Webpack) and writing OOCSS/BEM
A basic understanding of Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch or Figma
Passionate about digital technologies
Thirsty for knowledge
Positive minded & team-oriented
Trustworthy & transparent
Your application is more likely to be shortlisted if you are based within a 30-minute commute of our main office in Bamber Bridge, Preston.
If you have questions about this role or future opportunities please feel free to contact us at careers at bespokedigital.agency.
If you've heard about Bespoke and feel you might want to join us at some point let us know. We'll be in contact if it looks like there might be a suitable opening for you now or in the future
Bespoke is a small business with an entrepreneurial mindset.
Our ambitions are to do the greatest work and deliver the greatest results of anybody in our sector.
We're focused on quality and results for our clients every day. We value our team, their wellbeing and like to reward people when they do well, so we have a super-competitive package of perks and benefits.
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